Following on from the under-14 Roinn C final between Clara and Muckalee ending in a draw, the Roinn A Final also ended in a thrilling draw as Thomastown held favourites Kilkenny City to a 4-3 to 2-9 draw in Clara at the weekend.
The under-14 season will continue for another while yet, but who is complaining with such good fare on offer.
KILKENNY CITY: Laoise Holland, Sinead Bass , Niamh Ward, Aoife Bergin, Niamh Moore. Kate Dempsey, Ailbhe Galwey, Sarah Martin, Rebecca Roche, Lucy Keane, Ella Dillon, Anna McCabe, Alisha Shannon, Ciara Mullan, Aislinn Treacy, Aisling Ward, Neassa Ruane, Aoibheann Power, Hannah Clifford, Jenna Cass, Ciara Adams, Brid Walsh, Lizzie McGee, Elizabeth O’Shea, Eimear Stynes, Aoife Maguire, Grainne Butler, Emily Kavanagh, Eva Collins, Anna Doheny, Jane Cass
THOMASTOWN; Cliodhna Donnelly, Roisín Dempsey, Dearbhala O’Reilly, Eabha Galway, Orla O’Keeffe, Ciara Prendergast, Sinead O’Keeffe, Ruth Ryan (Capt), Eva Hynes, Sarah Barcoe, Laoise Fennelly Hunt, Nicole Dunne, Sarah O’Neill, Therese Donnelly, Keri Whelan, Darragh Donohue, Sadhbh Croke O’Neill, Keely Maher, Amy Walsh, Kaelah Begley, Caoimhe Kelly Brennan, Hannah Monks, Sinead Galway, Roisín Moran, Anna Cass, Roisín O’Keeffe
Saturday saw the biggest recreational, sporting and social event of the year for Mothers and Others as the National blitz takes place at the Naomh Mearnog Club in Portmarnock. Kilkenny were represented by Piltown, Erins Own, Thomastown, Clara, Dunnamaggin and Conahy. The day started with the usual Mr. Motivator warm up for almost 1500 players, goodie bags for the players and the 2FM roadcaster broadcasting the event. Among the celebrities were RTE Personality, Marty Morrissey.
Recent Primary Schools Results
The primary schools competitions are entering the knockout stages. Here are the Roinn A and B draws.
Roinn A Semi Final Draw
Clara V Gaelscoil
Venue Bennetsbridge – Monday 19th October at 3:30pm
St Canices A V Thomastown
Venue TBC – Wednesday 21st October at 2:15pm
Roinn B Quarter Finals Draw
Piltown v Kilkenny School Project
Graig/Skeough v Kilmanagh
Muckalee v Owning/Templeorum
Urlingford v Gowran
Roinn B Semi Final Draw
Piltown or KSP v Graignamangh/Skeough or Kilmanagh
Muckalee or Owning/Templeorum v Urlingford or Gowran